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How the Yonge North Subway Extension will offset traffic congestion and keep the region moving

The Yonge North Subway Extension will support sustainable growth while creating transit hubs that will connect communities across York Region. Here’s a detailed look at how that will work, including how much time it will save on commutes when compared with, say, watching the best of Star Wars on repeat. The Yonge North Subway Extension will bring TTC Line 1 service roughly eight kilometres north … Continue reading How the Yonge North Subway Extension will offset traffic congestion and keep the region moving

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How Metrolinx strives to make sure the Yonge North Subway Extension is seen but not heard

Metrolinx considers the latest technology and proven solutions to keep neighbourhoods quiet and peaceful during construction and after the extension goes into service. Here’s a quiet story about noise. Building a major transit route, including Toronto’s Yonge North Subway Extension, means lots of moving pieces. And that can lead to questions from those working and living nearby on how noise and vibration concerns will be … Continue reading How Metrolinx strives to make sure the Yonge North Subway Extension is seen but not heard

The route ahead: What’s next for the Yonge North Subway Extension

Updated environmental studies will shift progress into high gear for this important and much-needed transit project. Here’s how insights from the community guide that process. There’s momentum behind the Yonge North Subway Extension, so we wanted to see what’s just over the horizon for the priority transit project. Especially when it comes to the environmental assessment phase, where experts probe everything from traffic flows to … Continue reading The route ahead: What’s next for the Yonge North Subway Extension

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A launch pad to explore the region: a closer look at Bridge Station

The intriguing concept behind the Yonge North Subway Extension’s northern transit hub will allow riders in York Region to easily tap into more travel options than ever before. One of the most obvious ways the Yonge North Subway Extension will make it easier to get around is by providing one seamless subway ride from Richmond Hill to downtown Toronto and any destination in between. Those … Continue reading A launch pad to explore the region: a closer look at Bridge Station

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Updated plans for Toronto’s Yonge North Subway Extension released

The latest analysis from Metrolinx reveals how the project will serve the heart of major growth centres and significantly cut travel times – creating a critical and long awaited extension of our transit network. Updated plans for the Yonge North Subway Extension show how the project will make commutes faster and easier for tens of thousands of people travelling between York Region and Toronto. The … Continue reading Updated plans for Toronto’s Yonge North Subway Extension released